With his team up 71-61 early in the fourth quarter, Seiya Ando went to work. Then went back to his work about four times in less than six minutes.
“I just take shots, that’s it,” Ando said of his fourth quarter takeover where he scored eight of his 12 points.
Ando drove, pulled up, played defense, picked some pockets, and was just a nuisance to the Elite....
Black said he wants to see more consistency from his players as the Bolts have not found their momentum in the final conference of the season.
Meralco is now at 3-3 but haven’t had a sensible win streak that could get their motor running....
From a close first half, the Bolts zapped away in the second outscoring the Elite 53-33 as they drove to the basket with reckless abandon.
Bolts head coach Norman Black said the second half was by far a better half for them than their “lackadaisical” first half....
The Elite (1-4) lost in a double-overtime encounter with Kia last Tuesday, 83-76, while the Bolts (2-3) bowed to Barako Bull, 105-99, last Sunday
Blackwater came back from as large as 19 points down against KIA only to sputter in the two extensions where the Elite scored just two points each to become a sorry footnote in the lowest-scoring double-overtime game ever....
Filipino-Tongan Moala Tautuaa is one of the highly touted prospects this year, so it is no surprise that he is looking forward to join the big boys in the PBA once he applies for the league’s rookie draft later this year.
“I’m excited,” Tautuaa, currently playing for Cebuana Lhuiller in the PBA D-Leage, told InterAksyon.com in an exclusive interview. “I’m excited to be part of the PBA and turn pro.”
This early, 6-foot-8 Tautuaa is already preparing himself for the more physical battles in the PBA. He said he won’t have a hard time adjusting to that style of play....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2014-2015 Governors' Cup||3||3||0.500|
|2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup||8||8||0.500||4th|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||7||6||0.538||6th|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||3||6||0.333||9th|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||6||6||0.500||7th|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||5||10||0.333||9th|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||7||7||0.500||3rd|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||8||9||0.471||7th|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||8||8||0.500||5th|
|2011-2012 Governors' Cup||7||8||0.467||6th|